Marine Forecasts for the Pacific waters


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FQCN13 CWVR 162300
Marine forecasts for Pacific waters issued by Environment Canada at
4:00 p.m. PDT Monday 16 October 2017 for tonight and Tuesday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 9:30 p.m. PDT.

Fog implies visibility less than 1 mile.

Strait of Georgia - north of Nanaimo.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 30 to 35 knots increasing to southeast 35 to 40 late
 this evening then diminishing to northwest 20 to 30 late overnight
 except southwest 30 near Qualicum Beach. Wind becoming northwest 15
 to 25 Tuesday morning then diminishing to northwest 10 to 15 Tuesday
 afternoon. Wind becoming southeast 15 Tuesday evening. Rain ending
 early Tuesday morning.

Strait of Georgia - south of Nanaimo.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 15 to 25 knots increasing to southeast 25 to 35 late
 this evening then veering to southwest 25 to 35 early Tuesday
 morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 10 to 20 late Tuesday morning
 and to light Tuesday evening. Rain ending early Tuesday morning.

Howe Sound.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly inflow 5 to 15 knots increasing to southerly inflow 15
 to 25 late this evening and to southerly inflow 25 to 35 late
 overnight. Wind diminishing to southerly inflow 15 to 20 late
 Tuesday morning and to light Tuesday evening. Rain at times heavy
 ending Tuesday morning.

Haro Strait.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 10 to 15 knots increasing to southeast 15 to 20 early
 this evening and to southeast 20 to 25 late overnight. Wind
 increasing to southwest 25 to 35 early Tuesday morning then
 diminishing to southwest 15 to 25 Tuesday afternoon. Wind
 diminishing to light Tuesday evening. Periods of rain ending early
 Tuesday morning.

Juan de Fuca Strait - central strait
Juan de Fuca Strait - east entrance.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 10 to 20 knots increasing to west 30 to 40 early
 Tuesday morning with gusts to 50 then diminishing to west 20 to 30
 near noon Tuesday. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday evening. Rain
 ending early Tuesday morning.

Juan de Fuca Strait - west entrance.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind south 20 to 30 knots increasing to south 35 near midnight then
 becoming northwest 25 to 35 early Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing
 to northwest 15 to 25 late Tuesday morning and to west 10 to 15
 Tuesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday evening. Rain
 ending early Tuesday morning.

Johnstone Strait.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southeast 25 to 35 knots diminishing to southeast 15 to 25 early
 this evening then increasing to northwest 30 to 40 late overnight.
 Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 Tuesday morning and to light
 Tuesday afternoon. Wind becoming southeast 15 Tuesday evening. Rain
 at times heavy ending early Tuesday morning.

Queen Charlotte Strait.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 10 to 20 knots backing to southeast 15 to 25 early
 this evening then increasing to northwest 25 to 35 late overnight.
 Wind diminishing to northwest 20 Tuesday morning and to west 10 to
 15 early Tuesday afternoon. Wind diminishing to light late Tuesday
 afternoon then increasing to southeast 25 Tuesday evening. Rain at
 times heavy ending Tuesday morning.

West Coast Vancouver Island North.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 15 to 25 knots becoming southerly 15 early this
 evening except southwest 35 south of the Brooks Peninsula. Wind
 becoming northwest 25 to 35 near midnight then diminishing to
 northwest 15 to 25 Tuesday morning. Wind diminishing to west 10 to
 15 early Tuesday afternoon then increasing to southeast 30 to 40
 Tuesday evening. Rain at times heavy ending late overnight. Rain
 beginning Tuesday evening.

West Coast Vancouver Island South.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southerly 20 to 30 knots increasing to southwest 30 to 40 late
 this evening then veering to northwest 30 to 40 early Tuesday
 morning. Wind diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 near noon Tuesday
 and to northwest 10 to 15 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to
 southeast 20 to 30 Tuesday evening. Rain at times heavy ending late
 overnight. Visibility 1 mile or less in rain.

Queen Charlotte Sound.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots veering to northwest 20 to 30 near
 midnight then diminishing to west 15 late Tuesday morning. Wind
 backing to south 20 Tuesday afternoon then increasing to southeast
 35 to 45 Tuesday evening. Periods of rain ending Tuesday morning
 with a risk of thunderstorms. Rain beginning Tuesday evening.

Central Coast from McInnes Island to Pine Island.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 20 to 30 knots veering to northwest 20 to 30 near
 midnight then diminishing to west 15 late Tuesday morning. Wind
 backing to south 15 Tuesday afternoon then increasing to southeast
 35 Tuesday evening. Rain at times heavy ending late Tuesday morning.

Hecate Strait - northern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind light increasing to northwest 15 to 25 knots late this evening
 then becoming southwest 15 near noon Tuesday. Wind increasing to
 southeast 40 Tuesday evening. Chance of showers late this afternoon
 and this evening.

Hecate Strait - southern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind westerly 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 late this evening
 then backing to southwest 20 early Tuesday afternoon. Wind
 increasing to southeast 40 Tuesday evening. Rain changing to a few
 showers near midnight and ending early Tuesday morning. Rain
 beginning Tuesday evening.

Dixon Entrance East.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 10 to 15 knots increasing to westerly 15 to 20 this evening
 then backing to south 20 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to
 southeast 25 to 35 Tuesday evening. A few showers.

Dixon Entrance West.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind west 15 knots increasing to northwest 25 to 35 near midnight
 then diminishing to west 20 early Tuesday morning. Wind backing to
 south 15 to 25 Tuesday afternoon then increasing to southeast 35 to
 45 Tuesday evening. Chance of showers changing to a few showers near
 midnight and ending late Tuesday morning. Risk of thunderstorms
 overnight and Tuesday morning. Rain beginning Tuesday evening.

West Coast Haida Gwaii.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to northwest 15 to 25 this
 evening and to northwest 25 to 35 late overnight. Wind diminishing
 to west 15 to 25 Tuesday morning then backing to south 15 to 25
 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 50 Tuesday evening.
 A few showers ending Tuesday morning. Risk of thunderstorms
 overnight and Tuesday morning. Rain beginning Tuesday evening.

Douglas Channel.
Wind southwesterly inflow 15 to 25 knots diminishing to light this
 evening then increasing to southwesterly inflow 10 to 20 Tuesday
 morning. Wind diminishing to light Tuesday evening. Periods of rain
 ending late overnight. A few showers beginning late Tuesday morning.

Bowie.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind northwest 10 to 20 knots increasing to northwest 20 to 30 this
 evening then backing to southwest 15 to 25 late Tuesday morning.
 Wind increasing to southeast 35 Tuesday afternoon and to southeast
 50 Tuesday evening. A few showers ending early Tuesday morning with
 a risk of thunderstorms. Periods of rain beginning early Tuesday
 afternoon.

Explorer - northwestern half.
Storm warning in effect.
Wind west 25 knots increasing to northwest 35 after midnight then
 diminishing to northwest 20 early Tuesday morning. Wind backing to
 southwest 20 early Tuesday afternoon then increasing to southeast 35
 late Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to southeast 40 to 50
 Tuesday evening. Rain ending after midnight. Rain beginning Tuesday
 afternoon.

Explorer - southeastern half.
Gale warning in effect.
Wind southwest 25 to 35 knots increasing to southwest 35 to 45 late
 this evening then veering to northwest 30 to 40 late overnight. Wind
 diminishing to northwest 15 to 25 late Tuesday morning then becoming
 south 10 to 20 Tuesday afternoon. Wind increasing to south 35
 Tuesday evening. Rain ending late overnight. Rain beginning Tuesday
 evening.

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